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A driver asleep at the wheel causes crash

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By Jennifer Emert - bio | email

June 24, 2008

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - A Sumter County woman fell asleep at the wheel and lost control in Lee County.

Phyllis Wright's Toyota 4-Runner ended up on it's side in the ditch shortly before noon along Chokee Road, off of Highway 195.

The Lee County Sheriff's office says, Wright fell asleep while traveling east, lost control, drove off the road into the ditch which caused the car to flip. Wright was slightly injured, but refused medical treatment.

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